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Cyclist hit by van in SE Portland suffers severe injuries

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A bicyclist was hit by a van and suffered potentially life-threatening injuries in southeast Portland Wednesday.

It happened on Division Street east of 122nd Avenue at 4 p.m.

Portland police said the driver of the vehicle remained at the scene after the collision. The cyclist was rushed to a local hospital.

The Traffic Division's Major Crash Team is investigating what led to the crash. Both directions of Division Street were closed east of 122nd Avenue.

An on-duty Multnomah County Sheriff's Office deputy at the scene was also taken to the hospital due to an unknown medical condition, according to police.

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